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Limerick Phase 1 Post-Primary - Introduction to Computer Sciences and How t...

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Maldron Hotel Limerick

Southern Ring Road

Roxboro

Limerick

Ireland

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“Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is most important”.

(Gates, 2012: p.1)

Phase 1 - Introduction to Computer Sciences and How to teach CS through Scratch

This one day course will be run on a Saturday to facilitate teachers and principals to travel and give the attendees the tools, skills and confidence to:

  1. Implement computing and coding in their classroom.
  2. For those that are already delivering computing and coding, this course will provide a full syllabus to allow teachers to expand their current skills portfolio.

What will be covered?

  • Presentation (Overview of Workshop)
  • Resources - YouTube for Education & Educational Website Usage.
  • How to keep your Laptops and PC clean and safe.
  • Anti-Virus SW, Updates, Disk Clean-up, What are the elements of your laptop.
  • Discuss ‘Short Course Coding – Specification for Junior Cycle’
  • Discuss how to align material with department specification requirements.
  • Computing – OS, HW, & SW. Computing and Coding through CS Unplugged (Paper Exercises).
  • JC Short Coding Course - Roadmap, resources and walk through.
      • Binary
      • Encryption
      • Exercise
  • Introduction to HTML & CSS (Overview)
  • Introduction to Python. (Overview)
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Maldron Hotel Limerick

Southern Ring Road

Roxboro

Limerick

Ireland

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